Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Towns of Marcy & Lyons
July 12, 2018
Mariners are advised of underwater lock inspections on the following days at the following Erie Canal locks:
July 23-24 Lock E-20 Whitesboro (315) 736-4617
July 25 Lock E-27 Lyons (315) 946-4062
July 26-27 Lock E-28A Lyons (315) 946-4410
Delays may occur, so plan itineraries accordingly. It is suggested that mariners contact the locks by phone prior to coming within VHF range to make the lock tender aware of the intended transit, and to get updates on expected delays.
All lock phone numbers are listed at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/boating/locks.aspx
Chart 14786 E-22 & E-1 covering the affected areas can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e22.png & http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e01.png.
Features along the eastern and western portions of the Erie canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=erieeastern & http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern.
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